|Region||Greater Accra Region|
|Elevation||85 ft (26 m)|
|• Summer (DST)||GMT|
Achimota is known for the prestigious Achimota School from which it got its name. Achimota is also known for the St. John's Grammar Secondary School, . Achimota is located on the Accra highway just after Tesano and has well laid buildings, bars and a good nightlife.
The Achimota Hospital is the primary healthcare institution in Achimota.
Achimota is served by a station on the Ghana Railways.